Sunday, February 10

Card Making Classes - Day 9

Today was all about adding texture.  Most of the time I add texture to my cards with embossing or the use of mediums such as snowtex and liquid pearls, but this time around I decided to try one of the suggestions from class... paper pleating.  I'd like to say it was a success from the moment I sat down at my desk, but alas, it took at least five tries (yep, ya' read that right - FIVE) to actually come up with something I liked. 
 

13 comments:

  1. So simple and yet so many details to look at!

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  2. Oh Beccy is just so beautiful! I love WOW cards anyway but this looks great with the pleating idea....must have a bash at that sometime :) Viv xx

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  3. What a fabulous way to use Jennifer's technique!

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  4. nice. I love all your simple cards.

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  5. Tried paper pleating a while ago but never really got on with it. May need to have another go now I've seen your project. Nice crisp lines, even with a score board I found mine lines wandered when I folded them. :-) xx

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  6. I'm not surprised it took so many tries! You are actually good, I think I'd still be trying! Paper scoring and folding is definitely not my strong suit! This looks wonderful.

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  7. This is a lovely card! Thanks for sharing with us!

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  8. That looks most effective - glad you persevered

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  9. I like the paper pleting, have nevr tried that before!

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  10. very elegant looking!! ...paper pleating sounds interesting

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  11. Really nice white on white card. It does take some trial and error to get a great look and you sure did it!

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  12. What a lovely elegant card, hugs, Ursula

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